Literature Review on the “Growth of Family Firms”

  • Laura K. C. Seibold
  • Maximilian Lantelme
  • Hermut Kormann


This chapter carries out a literature review by searching, collecting, analysing and presenting the relevant literature on the topic growth and family business. The aim of this chapter is to review a large amount of literature concerning the topic growth and family business. A descriptive and thematic analysis is presented. The synthesis of the gathered results concludes this chapter.


Literature review on family business strategy Growth Family firms 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Laura K. C. Seibold
    • 1
  • Maximilian Lantelme
    • 2
  • Hermut Kormann
    • 1
  1. 1.Zeppelin UniversityFriedrichshafenGermany
  2. 2.Accenture StrategyMunichGermany

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